Sports

Pitch, Hit contest set for April 27

The Winston County Youth Association is proud to announce that it
will be hosting the local Pitch Hit and Run competition on Saturday,
April 27 at 9AM.

This competition is open to all competitors ages 7-12, boys and
girls, and … Read more

Noxapater baseball closes out 2013 season

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The last three games of the season definitely provided an up-and-down
ride for the Noxapater High School baseball team.

The Tigers dropped a 16-1 road decision to Ethel on Tuesday, then
handily defeated … Read more

ECCC announces Women’s Basketball Signees

New members of the 2013-14 East Central Community College women’s
basketball team were recognized during a scholarship signing ceremony
held Wednesday, April 10 in the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education
Building on the Decatur campus.

Joining the Lady Warriors are Keoceania Yarborough, … Read more

Nanih Waiya begins softball playoffs this week

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya softball team began this week in a holding pattern as
the Lady Warriors waited to see who they would play in the MHSAA
Class 1A State Fast-Pitch Softball Playoffs and … Read more

Extra week could help Warriors get healthy

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

After a week that saw three starters sidelined with a stomach virus,
Nanih Waiya head baseball coach Tyler Rogers is hoping a first-round
bye in the playoffs will help his team regain its … Read more

Area powerlifters fare well in state meet

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

While no competitor from Louisville, Noxapater or Nanih Waiya came
away with an individual Gold medal on Saturday at the MHSAA State
Powerlifting Championships, several local athletes placed in the event.

Noxapater’s Jarious … Read more

Warriors more than even score with French Camp

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Tyler Rogers expected his Warriors to be ready on Friday night. He
was right on target, as Nanih Waiya avenged an earlier loss to French
Camp Academy by rolling past the homestanding Panthers … Read more

Ole Miss, Louisville’s Kennedy, agree to contract extension

From school reports

OXFORD — On the heels of an NCAA Tournament appearance and SEC
Tournament Championship, Ole Miss head basketball coach Andy
Kennedy’s contract has been extended to run through 2017, Athletics
Director Ross Bjork announced Friday.

Kennedy’s four-year … Read more